Central Washington Railroad

The Central Washington Railroad consists of approximately 80 miles of track located in the Yakima Valley. The CWA serves the communities of Yakima, Union Gap, Moxee, Granger, Sunnyside, Grandview and Prosser.

There are a wide variety of commodities handled on this rail line. Examples of these commodities are cattle feed, propane, paper products, plastic pellets, cheese, juice concentrate, lumber, apples and other agricultural goods. The line's central location in Washington State and its proximity to Interstate 82 makes it a highly desirable location for companies to locate and are relatively close to major metropolitan areas such as Seattle, Portland and Spokane.

**Central Washington Railroad no longer serves the line from Toppenish to White Swan**


Why the Central Washington Railroad is ideal for business:

  • Centrally Located in Washington State, Strategically Located to Serve the Pacific Northwest
  • Highway Infrastructure
  • Great Workforce and Industrial Friendly Communities
  • Growing Industrial Region
  • Strong Agricultural Region
  • Community Supported Economic Development
  • Population over 200,000 in the Valley
  • Over 1,000 Acres Ready for Industrial Growth and Expansion
  • Strong Community Workforce
  • Utilities available: Natural Gas, Affordable Electricity, Fiber Optics
  • Ideal Central Washington Location
  • Reliable Daily Rail Service

Partners:

Port of Grandview http://www.portofgrandview.org/
Port of Sunnyside http://www.portofsunnyside.com/
New Vision Yakima http://www.ycda.com

There are a number of available properties ideal for any size business. Whether you need a spur to transload, or hundreds of acres for a new facility, CWA is there to help. Please feel free to contact our Sales and Marketing team to discuss your project details.

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Central Washington Railroad
111 University Parkway, Ste 200
Yakima, WA 98901
Phone: (509) 453-9166
Administrative Fax: (509) 453-9349
Customer Service Fax: (509) 452-9346
REPORT EMERGENCIES:
(800) 333-8582